Australia & New Zealand to PNG & Solomon Islands-BUNKER ADJUSTMENT FACTOR

September 9, 2019

Due to upcoming changes with IMO2020 regulations, Swire Shipping now has requirements for both IFO380 and IMO2020 compliant fuel types. Swire Shipping wishes to advise that the Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) applicable on all North and Southbound cargo to and from Australia and New Zealand to Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands has been revised as outlined below.

With high price volatility anticipated during this IMO2020 fuel transition phase, the review frequency will change from quarterly to monthly.

Revised BAF levels as follows:

USD 779.00 per TEU

USD 1,558.00 per FEU

USD 39.00 per r/t

Effective vessel / voyages:


Melanesian Pride V.017N

Szechuen V.1916N


Morobe Chief V.1931S

For further information please do not hesitate to contact your local Swire Shipping representative.